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Care of a small planet, the social sciences (Our environment : choices and actions)

Rudolph Schwartz

Care of a small planet, the social sciences (Our environment : choices and actions)

by Rudolph Schwartz

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecology,
  • Social sciences,
  • Study and teaching (Elementary)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10104709M
    ISBN 100153668709
    ISBN 109780153668708

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